Mikael Elias received his B.S. (2004) and M.S. (2006) degrees from Université de Lorraine (France) and his Ph.D. degree (2009) from Université Aix-Marseille (Marseilles, France). He received the Young Scientist award Dina-Surdin from the French Biochemical Society (2009). Elias joined the Weizmann Institute of Science (Rehovot, Israel) as a Postdoctoral FEBS Fellow (2009), where he works as a Visiting Scientist, being a Marie Curie Fellow in 2010, with Professor Dan. S. Tawfik. His current fields of research encompass molecular biology, biochemistry, structural enzymology, protein evolution, molecular docking, molecular recognition and design, sub-Angstrom resolution X-ray structures, and crystallographic methods.
Biography Updated on 7 June 2013